An Edwardian Ruby And Diamond Necklace
An Edwardian ruby and diamond necklace, the eighteen oval and cushion shape rubies estimated to weigh a total of 15 carats, accompanied by SSEF report, stating to be of Burmese origin with no indication of heating, each ruby surrounded by old-cut diamond-set cluster, nine of the clusters with further diamond-encrusted decorations in the form of ribbons and garlands, the diamonds estimated to weigh a total of 12 carats, all set in silver and yellow gold, circa 1900 measuring approximately 44cm long, gross weight 45.6 grams.
A stunning ruby and diamond necklace. This piece features eighteen alluring pigeon’s blood red rubies. Each ruby is surrounded by a frame of diamonds, and alternating rubies feature classically Edwardian festoon swags of diamonds suspended from the necklace and surrounding the stones. The diamond set ribbon motifs are enchanting and feminine and provide a lovely complement to the bright and vivid rubies. An impressive combined fifteen carats of Burmese rubies and twelve carats of diamonds comprise this gorgeous necklace, making it an eye-catching piece. This necklace would be the perfect finishing touch to a strapless gown.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.